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I Have Congenital Hypothyroidism

A Congenital Hypothyroidism anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Congenital Hypothyroidism. You're not alone. 48 People

    Mothers Who Has A Child With CH!! - This is for the parents who have children with Congenital Hypothyroidism. Its ok. Yes it's scary to find out that your new baby has it but don't...
    MissChuck MissChuck 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 17, 2013

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    Ch And My Baby - My mother was diagnosed with "the worst case of hashimotos" her doctor had ever seen about a year before I got pregnant. We had never really heard of this disease...
    Jan 9, 2013

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    I Have Congenital Hypothyroidism - Oddly enough, so do my three sisters. I am told this is very rare, and I have had medical staff not believe me in the past. One of my sisters has...
    AnyoneLived78 AnyoneLived78 31-35 Apr 21, 2011

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    Congenital Hypothyroidism - I have a son born 1959 who has congenital hypothyroidism. Unfortunately, not like now, there was not test and not hardly anyone including my doctor had...
    junekath36 junekath36 70+, F Sep 13, 2013

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    Dont Let This Happen To Your Kids. - I was born with Congenital Hypothyroidism. When I was a kid, I rememeber taking my meds every day but I never knew why I had to take them. My...
    MissChuck MissChuck 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 10, 2012

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    My 2 Weeks Daughter Has No Throid Gland .... Congenital Hypothyroidism :( - Hi to all the survivors , fighters , defeaters and sufferers of hypothyroidism ,this is my first time on...
    shockednewmum shockednewmum 22-25 7 Responses Apr 28, 2011

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    Congenital Hypothyroidism - My 11 week old daughter has a large soft spot. when looking this up online I discovered ch. I've read a few stories about it but everybody else has...
    jellybeanseam jellybeanseam 26-30, F Mar 30, 2012

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    My Daughter Was Born With Ch - My little baby was born in Russia in 2006. She was diagnosed with congenital hypothyroidism on 11 th day. I thought My life ended, since I knew...
    Masha12071979 Masha12071979 31-35, F Aug 7, 2011

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    Levoxyl Vs. Armour - What has your experience been?
    AutumnBreez AutumnBreez 41-45 Dec 22, 2008

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    I was born right around the time screening became procedure for newborns. When I was five days old, my underdeveloped thyroid was destroyed with radio-iodine treatment. It was...
    riciamitchell85 riciamitchell85 26-30 1 Response Feb 17

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    Our Little Man - Our little man is sooo perfect but it was a hard pregnancy! He tried to come at 32 weeks (I enjoyed the mag, steroid shots,hospital bedrest, and the NICU on...
    musiqueducoeur musiqueducoeur 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 6, 2012

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    My Child Has Ch Has Been Treated But Still Has Symptoms - My daughter was diagnosed at 5 days with ch and has had her thyriod levels in control but still has symptoms of sleepiness...
    Sebastian2012 Sebastian2012 36-40 1 Response Apr 8, 2012

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    26 Yes Old Mommy Of 2 - My name is Crystal I was born with congenital hypothyroidism. I am a normal person, I do forget my meds alot which is bad, I have no medical insurance, I am...
    mommyof2girls0305 mommyof2girls0305 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 25, 2013

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    My Daughter Also Has Congenital Hypothyroidism - Nine years ago, I gave birth to a beautiful little girl. She was my first child after 6 years of marriage. Regardless to say, she...
    mychstar mychstar 36-40 5 Responses Aug 1, 2009

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    My Daughter Has Congenital Hypothyroidism - My 17 month old daughter was diagnosed with congenital hypothyroidism when she was ten days old. Her newborn heel-***** screening came...
    katie111 katie111 26-30 26 Responses Mar 15, 2009

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    I Am Nearly 33 And I Have Congenital Hypothyroidism - i don't remember much about my childhood apart from the 6month checkups and blood tests to see if i had grown. the endless...
    saz32 saz32 31-35, F May 15, 2012

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    Adrenal Fatigue, Hypothyroidism, Heavy metal toxins, elevated melatonin, low vitamin D, food intolerances Its best to start from the beginning, so here goes….I have been a...
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    Chapter 7 - The Mental/Fatal BlowLate in October of 1994 I was at our local American Legion to give blood as an annual civic duty. (sometimes biannual)I always felt super good...
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    No official diagnosis yet but it most likely CD. I have had migraines for 3 years. About 3 months ago I 'passed out.' I really don't remember myself. Here is what I do remember...
    Ajokd Ajokd 36-40, F Mar 22

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    No hate. I really want to get pregnant and be a mother. I feel like even though I am young, I am ready for the responsibility of being a parent. I have wanted a baby for a long...
    justanotherpixie justanotherpixie 16-17, F 4 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I found this support group through google. I have been suffering with keloids on both of my ears since I was nine years old. I have had a total of 7 surgeries all to which the...
    Marquinta Marquinta 22-25, F 17 hrs ago

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    Hi, my name is Taylor and I am new here on EP. I found the website on accident and found out that people (actually fellow teens) talk about their spankings here.. Well, it is and...
    taylorcollison taylorcollison 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I have been married for 10 years and have three children with my wife. The last 2-3 years have not been enjoyable. I can't say that is due to any one incident or event, so my...
    canadiankid26 canadiankid26 36-40, M 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I haven't been diagnosed with Hemi but I'm pretty sure I have it. I'm a 17 year old girl and I do pay attention to my body a lot. About a year a go I really started to notice how...
    thaliatjan thaliatjan 16-17, F 16 hrs ago

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    in like all kinds. My aunt and uncle hate me and I have to stay with them lots of times. They hate when I bother them and make them work and they let it feel me. I just have to...
    SabrinaInTears SabrinaInTears 13-15, F 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    h e got in touch through facebook, he hadn't changed much and we arranged to meet for a drink. didn't plan anything but he told me he wanted to have me again so I went back to his...
    kirstyisback kirstyisback 36-40, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I always had vivid dreams but after my son was born they have become extremely vivid and when I wake up I remember them. I had serious, serious nightmares last night I woke up and...
    funsnowgal funsnowgal 22-25, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Lately, I have been having memory losses. I don't remember a thing that I did this past Saturday other than doing a research project in the morning and leaving the library. The...
    bkf2 bkf2 22-25, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I don't have any friends. I used to. I actually had quite a lot when I was in high school. But that was 5 years ago, and I'm in college, have a boyfriend and a busy job. They all...
    RunningFree32 RunningFree32 18-21, F 5 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I'm 21 years old, currently away at college. The only family I have is my mother, and we've been literally poor for about a year now. The thing is, we sold one house 7 years ago...
    janefloyd janefloyd 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    So I had scolisis surgery, rod placement and then removal due to osteomyelitis. The rods were taken out and I still have a slight curve of 19º, a rib hump, leg discrepancy, etc...
    winterwind222 winterwind222 26-30, F 7 hrs ago

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    I was diagnosed with Polycythemia Vera nearly 5 years ago. I am 59. I have phlebotomies every 3 months and take Hydrea 500 mg 2 x day. I struggle mostly with the fatigue. I was...
    Newmandj Newmandj 56-60, F 7 hrs ago

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    Ever since I was 14 I've had night terrors and gripping anxiety attacks that leave me breathless and immobile. 6 years later, after countless therapy sessions and medications...
    ToWhomItMay ToWhomItMay 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    I had another judgemental moron in my inbox today. I won't talk about them personally, that would give them too much credit. However, there is a general principle behind it, and my...
    WickedScullyOfTheWest WickedScullyOfTheWest 31-35, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Some lyrics I wrote-a fictional love story about a grave robber and a corpse. Because I have a dark sense if humour... A moment of ecstasy You can't wait to uncover the mannequin...
    sinkingwater sinkingwater 31-35, M 6 hrs ago

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    Always bulling me for no reason . Making fun of me for just saying hi . Always being famous even if u r mean. Making me weak . Telling me words that hurt me . That's enough I have...
    Lonelyvamp2 Lonelyvamp2 13-15, F 5 hrs ago

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    We spoke the other day. Well, you talked while I cried and listened and was at a loss for words. Well, the words are here now. And even though I know the chances of you seeing this...
    stayingstrongtoday stayingstrongtoday 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    I am 24 and my hemotologist has not officially given me the diagnosis of ET. I have had an abnormally high platelet count for the last year. It has ranged from 405 to 430 per the...
    astonishingbee astonishingbee 22-25, F 2 hrs ago

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    I have the normal, semi-girly side that I don't have to try, and then the therian, dark and complex side that most people don't see because they don't care an I have no room to...
    PteMatriarch PteMatriarch 13-15, F 2 hrs ago

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    I have quite often been told my voice is a nice one to listen to. I am told it's relaxing, and often quite posh, although I really don't see it. Once, within one day, I was told...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 13-15, F 2 hrs ago

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    I detest my daughter. I love her dearly but I can't stand the way she treats me. she's a bi-polar, alcoholic, selfish user who has been beating me since she was 12 years old and...
    R2RS R2RS 46-50, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I am overthrowing the soul-sucking cubicle!! I can't take it anymore!!!!!! Yes I am doing the unthinkable. I am leaving my security and good pension for the unknown folks! Why you...
    FreshPrincess FreshPrincess 36-40, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I've had it since I was 8. Its familial. Typically its been VERY easy to control with medicine. I had a string of seizures a few months ago but its whatever. I've always thought of...
    ChloeCat19 ChloeCat19 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    Since middle school, I've always been attracted to older men. I feel like we want the same thing from a relationship: someone to take care of and to be taken care of, someone who...
    see17 see17 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    My trich urges have gotten so bad lately. I just want to pull out all my hair, eyebrows and eyelashes! I'm not sure why it's gotten so bad but I'm powering through the urges...
    TrichWarrior TrichWarrior 18-21, F 1 Response 49 mins ago

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    Well Saturday April 12, 2014 I woke up feeling great, then I went to take a shower and ahhhh the burning hit me hard. I dismissed it then Sunday I noticed they turned in to little...
    Puttingitbehindme23 Puttingitbehindme23 22-25, F 22 mins ago

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    Well Saturday April 12, 2014 I woke up feeling great, then I went to take a shower and ahhhh the burning hit me hard. I dismissed it then Sunday I noticed they turned in to little...
    Puttingitbehindme23 Puttingitbehindme23 22-25, F 1 Response 17 mins ago

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    I've been telling it for a while now, but this is me. There are over 70 parts including what I love, what I hate, what I've been through, and all the creative bits of writing...
    LaurenJFisher LaurenJFisher 22-25 17 hrs ago

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    I have a crush.. My friend likes the same person as me.. Should I tell her?
    itzlexx itzlexx 16-17, F 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I have a crush on one of my really good friends Matthew. Hes kind of a manwhore though and he can be an *** sometimes. But i feel like the times when he's nice or does stupid...
    Kittenfire Kittenfire 16-17, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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